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Original Essays | September 30, 2014

Benjamin Parzybok: IMG A Brief History of Video Games Played by Mayors, Presidents, and Emperors



Brandon Bartlett, the fictional mayor of Portland in my novel Sherwood Nation, is addicted to playing video games. In a city he's all but lost... Continue »
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    Sherwood Nation

    Benjamin Parzybok 9781618730862

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The Thing about Life Is That One Day You'll Be Dead by David Shields
The Thing about Life Is That One Day You'll Be Dead

Michael Faloon, February 11, 2008

Few writers follow their fears, to borrow a phrase from the late Del Close, like David Shields. And none do so with such finely honed craft and self effacing humor. To say that he has written a probing, heartwarming book about facing the prospect of death merely scratches at the surface of this remarkable work.
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